Pleasant Hill Subdivision in Benson North Carolina

Picture of a home in the Pleasant Hill Subdivision in Benson NC.

Pleasant Hill New Homes A new subdivision in Benson called Pleasant Hill with homes priced from around $140,000 to $165,000. These new homes are all on good sized all most half acre lots in a quiet country setting just minutes from downtown Benson. There are only 22 lots in this section of Pleasant Hill so once these are sold that will be it. Call (919) 601-2268 to see any of these great new Continue Reading

HOA Fees Or No HOA Fees

HOA Fees

Do You Want To Live In A Subdivision With A Homeowners Association This is a topic that comes up a lot and it is asked by home buyers who fall into two camps. One group of homebuyers are dead set against living in a community with a HOA or Homeowners Association. The other group of buyers are looking for a community that offers amenities such as a community pool, fitness center, playground and Continue Reading

NC Transportation Museum

Picture taken at the NC Transportation Museum

NC Transportation Museum, Spencer, North Carolina The NC Transportation Museum is in the small town of Spencer North Carolina about a 2.5 hour car ride from Clayton and Raleigh.There are a couple of ways to get there, I-85 is what the GPS normally says is the quickest route but we took the somewhat slower route of Hwy 64 which takes you past the towns of Pittsboro, Siler City and Asheboro.  You Continue Reading

Sold! 3 Bailywick Drive In Flowers Plantation

A picture of a home in the Longleaf Neighborhood of Flowers Plantation

Sold In Longleaf In Flowers Plantation 3 Bailywick Drive in the Longleaf Neighborhood in Flowers Plantation closed on Thursday July 16th. The former model for the builder M/I Homes was purchased by my clients to move into when they retired and then life changed their plans and they decided to sell. The home had been seen countless times by all the current residents of Longleaf and many more Continue Reading

Portofino In Clayton NC


Portofino Equestrian Community Portofino in Clayton is a one of a kind neighborhood with custom homes in a parkland style community. Wooded lots, miles of walking trails and woodlands. River access and fishing pond, equestrian center and luxurious pool and clubhouse all less than thirty minutes from Downtown Raleigh. All of the fore mentioned amenities just scratch the surface of why folks buy Continue Reading

Glen Laurel Market Report June 2015

Picture of the entrance to Glen Laurel Subdivision in Clayton, NC

Glen Laurel Glen Laurel the subdivision built around the Neuse Golf Course in Clayton had eight home sales in June 2015.  The houses sold  between $236,000 for a 2000 square foot three bedroom home built in 1995 and $358,000 for a 2774 square foot three bedroom home built in 2003. Seven of the homes were resales and they sold for an average price of  $111 a square foot with a low of $80 a Continue Reading

Back To School Supplies For Clayton Area Schools

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It's hard to believe but the back to school flyers are already out and the major stores for back to school supplies in Clayton are already moving the supplies front and center. In the schools around Clayton which are part of the Johnston County Schools system each school and each class has their own list. We have listed the Clayton elementary and middle schools that have the newest 2015-2016 year Continue Reading

Riverwood Athletic Club

Picture of a home in Riverwood Athletic Club

Riverwood Athletic Club Market Report June 2015 There were fifteen homes sold in Riverwood Athletic Club in June 2015 according to the Triangle MLS. The homes ranged in price from $144,000 for a 1400 square foot 3 bedroom 2 bath patio home up to $264,900 for a 3170 square foot 5 bedroom 3.5 bath single family detached. Of the fifteen homes sold ten were resales and the CMA summary report for the Continue Reading

Most Popular Neighborhoods in Clayton In 2015 YTD

Picture of a home in Wyndfall Subdivision in Clayton

Most Popular Subdivisions in Clayton 2015 Halfway through the year so its a good time to see what are the most popular neighborhoods in Clayton, NC so far. With this post we are only showing the neighborhoods with the most home sales year to date, but there are many more very popular neighborhoods with only a few sales or none at all which does not mean they aren't popular with the residents if Continue Reading

Flowers Plantation Market Update June 2015

A picture of a home for sale in Flowers Plantation

Homes sold in Flowers Plantation in June 2015 There were eighteen homes sold in Flowers Plantation in June 2015. The homes sold ranged in price from $160,000 for a three bedroom 1800 square foot cottage to $418,000 for a four bedroom, three and a half bath 2850 square foot custom built home. Ten of the homes were resales with an average selling price of $110 a square foot, a low of $82 and a high Continue Reading